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For the Love of Star Wars

For the love of Star Wars
by Daniel Ellis When Matt contacted me and asked if I would like to write about the impact Star Wars has had on me.  I was immediately excited by the prospect.  Who doesn’t want to talk about Star Wars, right?  After my initial excitement, though, I started to...
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Confessions of an Addict

Confessions of an Addict
by Will Oates For most of the 80s I was totally addicted.  I couldn’t conquer my addiction, and I didn’t really want to.  It was a fantastical groovy trip every time I revisited it.  The colors, the sounds, the rush.  Many didn’t understand my addiction, but there were...
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Our epic Star Wars breakfast

Epic Star Wars Breakfast
I promised that this year’s May 4th breakfast was going to be epic. I think this was a pretty good effort. Don’t you agree? Here’s a breakdown of what we had: Millennium Falcon Shooter Inspiration: I had originally called this the Death Star Shooter. And I still feel...
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Happy Free Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book 2014
In honor of Star Wars MONTH, I journeyed over to Comics Are Cool to see if they had any special Star Wars comics available for this year’s installment of Free Comic Book Day. I wasn’t disappointed. I found this little gem. The cover’s a nifty little throwback to...
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Happy Star Wars MONTH, y’all!

Star Wars MONTH
With Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you!), Revenge of the 6th, and a whole bunch of anniversaries commemorating the opening days of the Star Wars saga, there is a lot of Star Wars awesomeness to go around. So I’ve decided to dedicate the whole month...
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What I hope for Star Wars: Episode VII

Star Wars
I know I’ve been silent about it for a while, but I must say that I’m quite excited that they’re about to start filming Star Wars Episode VII. And now that I know that it’s supposed to take place 30 years after Return of the Jedi, I have...
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Star Trek fans: this dad needs your help!

Kids in Space
I have a big confession to make. Some of you aren’t going to like it. But that’s OK. I’ve come to grips with this horrible parental neglect that I’ve been practicing for the last decade or so. The whole situation is what it is and it’s time that...
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Bobblehead Chewie was right

Crazy Chewie
You remember my interview with Bobblehead Chewie last month? He said that action figure Chewbacca was getting out of control. I thought he was being a little over dramatic. Yeah…about that…. He just might have been right. I’m sorry I ever doubted you, Bobblehead Chewie.  
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